[ skoh-puh-fil-ee-uh ]
/ ˌskoʊ pəˈfɪl i ə /
the obtaining of sexual pleasure by looking at nude bodies, erotic photographs, etc.
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Also scop·to·phil·i·a [skop-tuh-fil-ee-uh] /ˌskɒp təˈfɪl i ə/.
OTHER WORDS FROM scopophiliasco·po·phil·i·ac [skoh-puh-fil-ee-ak] /ˌskoʊ pəˈfɪl iˌæk/, scop·to·phil·i·ac [skop-tuh-fil-ee-ak] /ˌskɒp təˈfɪl iˌæk/, noun, adjectivesco·po·phil·ic, scop·to·phil·ic, adjective
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Medical definitions for scopophilia
[ skō′pə-fĭl′ē-ə ]
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